Kinetic Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications, 59782-59783 [2020-20982]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 59782 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 185 / Wednesday, September 23, 2020 / Notices Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/7/20. Docket Numbers: ER20–2898–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Original WMPA, Service Agreement No. 5762; Queue No. AF2–282 to be effective 8/18/2020. Filed Date: 9/17/20. Accession Number: 20200917–5016. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/8/20. Docket Numbers: ER20–2899–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amendment to WMPA, Service Agreement No. 5603; Queue No. AD2– 065 to be effective 2/6/2020. Filed Date: 9/17/20. Accession Number: 20200917–5019. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/8/20. Docket Numbers: ER20–2900–000 Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Original WMPA SA No. 5768; Queue No. AF2–284 to be effective 8/18/2020. Filed Date: 9/17/20. Accession Number: 20200917–5021. 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Filed Date: 9/17/20. Accession Number: 20200917–5103. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/8/20. Take notice that the Commission received the following foreign utility company status filings: Docket Numbers: FC20–15–000. Applicants: Suncor Energy Inc., Fort Hills Energy LP. PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Description: Notice of SelfCertification of Foreign Utility Company Status of Fort Hills Energy LP, et. al. Filed Date: 9/16/20. Accession Number: 20200916–5065. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/7/20. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system (https:// elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/search/ fercgensearch.asp) by querying the docket number. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed information relating to filing requirements, interventions, protests, service, and qualifying facilities filings can be found at: http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/efiling/filing-req.pdf. For other information, call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Dated: September 17, 2020. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–20975 Filed 9–22–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 15034–000] Kinetic Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications On June 1, 2020, the Kinetic Power LLC, filed an application for a preliminary permit, and amended on June 25, 2020, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of Beclabito Hydroelectric Energy Storage Center Project to be located about 20 miles west of Shiprock, New Mexico. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license application during the permit term. A preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any landdisturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others without the owners’ express permission. The proposed project would be located entirely on Navajo Nation lands E:\FR\FM\23SEN1.SGM 23SEN1 khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 185 / Wednesday, September 23, 2020 / Notices extending across the Arizona-New Mexico State border, consist of the following new facilities: (1) A 1,333foot-long, 542-foot-high earthen rock fill dam (Upper Reservoir) with a surface area of 392 acres; and a total storage capacity of 35,043 acre-feet at a normal maximum operating elevation of 8,970 feet average mean sea level (msl); (2) a 1,134-foot-long, 166-foot-high earthen rock fill dam (Lower Reservoir) with a surface area of 534 acres, and a total storage capacity of 36,209 acre-feet at a normal maximum operating elevation of 5,656 feet average msl; (3) two 300-footlong, 23-foot-diameter penstocks shafts; two 2,841-foot penstock vertical shafts; six 250-foot draft tube; and one 15,880foot horizontal headrace tunnel with 16foot diameter; (4) a 300-foot-long, 75foot-wide, 160-foot-high reinforced concrete powerhouse housing six 250megawatt fixed turbines generators; up to two 150-megawatt turbines with variable speed machines; (5) four 24,788-foot-long low pressure tailrace tunnels; (6) a 59,664-foot-long water source pipeline connecting the water pumping station located at the San Juan River to the Lower Reservoir for initial fill and make-up water; (7) two new double circuit 500-kilovolt (kV) electric transmission lines that connect the project switchyard to the propose existing uprates 500-kV transmission lines, and (8) appurtenant facilities. The estimated annual power generation at the Beclabito Energy Storage Center Project would be 2,628 gigawatt-hours. Applicant Contact: Mr. Thomas Conroy, Co-Founder, Kinetic Power, LLC. Post Office Box 32482, Santa Fe, NM 87506, tconroy@ kineticpowerco.com. FERC Contact: Ousmane Sidibe; Phone: (202) 502–6245. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements of 18 CFR 4.36. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing applications using the Commission’s eFiling system at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/ FERCOnline.aspx. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at https:// ferconline.ferc.gov/ QuickComment.aspx. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:02 Sep 22, 2020 Jkt 250001 ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, you may submit a paper copy. Submissions sent via the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. Submissions sent via any other carrier must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20852. In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the Federal Register, more information about this project, including a copy of the application, can be viewed or printed on the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link of Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P–15034) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: September 17, 2020. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–20982 Filed 9–22–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL20–56–000] PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date On September 17, 2020, the Commission issued an order in Docket No. EL20–56–000, pursuant to section 206 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 U.S.C. 824e (2018), instituting an investigation into whether PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.’s Tariff may be unjust, unreasonable, unduly discriminatory, or preferential. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., 172 FERC ¶ 61,243 (2020). The refund effective date in Docket No. EL20–56–000, established pursuant to section 206(b) of the FPA, will be the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Any interested person desiring to be heard in Docket No. EL20–56–000 must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate, with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, in accordance with Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.214 (2019), PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59783 within 21 days of the date of issuance of the order. In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the Federal Register, the Commission provides all interested persons an opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this document via the internet through the Commission’s Home Page (http:// www.ferc.gov) using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. At this time, the Commission has suspended access to Commission’s Public Reference Room, due to the proclamation declaring a National Emergency concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID–19), issued by the President on March 13, 2020. For assistance, contact FERC at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (886) 208–3676 or TYY, (202) 502–8659. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFile’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. In lieu of electronic filing, you may submit a paper copy. Submissions sent via the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. Submissions sent via any other carrier must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20852. Dated: September 17, 2020. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–20977 Filed 9–22–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2444–036] Northern States Power Company— Wisconsin; Notice of Intent to File License Application, Filing of PreApplication Document, Approving Use of the Traditional Licensing Process a. Type of Filing: Notice of Intent to File License Application and Request to Use the Traditional Licensing Process. b. Project No.: 2444–036. c. Date Filed: July 29, 2020. d. Submitted By: Northern States Power Company—Wisconsin (Northern States) e. Name of Project: White River Hydroelectric Project. E:\FR\FM\23SEN1.SGM 23SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 185 (Wednesday, September 23, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 59782-59783]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-20982]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 15034-000]


Kinetic Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application 
Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and 
Competing Applications

    On June 1, 2020, the Kinetic Power LLC, filed an application for a 
preliminary permit, and amended on June 25, 2020, pursuant to section 
4(f) of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility 
of Beclabito Hydroelectric Energy Storage Center Project to be located 
about 20 miles west of Shiprock, New Mexico. The sole purpose of a 
preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority 
to file a license application during the permit term. A preliminary 
permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any land-
disturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by 
others without the owners' express permission.
    The proposed project would be located entirely on Navajo Nation 
lands

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extending across the Arizona-New Mexico State border, consist of the 
following new facilities: (1) A 1,333-foot-long, 542-foot-high earthen 
rock fill dam (Upper Reservoir) with a surface area of 392 acres; and a 
total storage capacity of 35,043 acre-feet at a normal maximum 
operating elevation of 8,970 feet average mean sea level (msl); (2) a 
1,134-foot-long, 166-foot-high earthen rock fill dam (Lower Reservoir) 
with a surface area of 534 acres, and a total storage capacity of 
36,209 acre-feet at a normal maximum operating elevation of 5,656 feet 
average msl; (3) two 300-foot-long, 23-foot-diameter penstocks shafts; 
two 2,841-foot penstock vertical shafts; six 250-foot draft tube; and 
one 15,880-foot horizontal headrace tunnel with 16-foot diameter; (4) a 
300-foot-long, 75-foot-wide, 160-foot-high reinforced concrete 
powerhouse housing six 250-megawatt fixed turbines generators; up to 
two 150-megawatt turbines with variable speed machines; (5) four 
24,788-foot-long low pressure tailrace tunnels; (6) a 59,664-foot-long 
water source pipeline connecting the water pumping station located at 
the San Juan River to the Lower Reservoir for initial fill and make-up 
water; (7) two new double circuit 500-kilovolt (kV) electric 
transmission lines that connect the project switchyard to the propose 
existing uprates 500-kV transmission lines, and (8) appurtenant 
facilities. The estimated annual power generation at the Beclabito 
Energy Storage Center Project would be 2,628 gigawatt-hours.
    Applicant Contact: Mr. Thomas Conroy, Co-Founder, Kinetic Power, 
LLC. Post Office Box 32482, Santa Fe, NM 87506, 
[email protected].
    FERC Contact: Ousmane Sidibe; Phone: (202) 502-6245.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing 
applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file 
competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. 
Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements 
of 18 CFR 4.36. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. 
Please file comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and 
competing applications using the Commission's eFiling system at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/FERCOnline.aspx. Commenters can submit brief 
comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the 
eComment system at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/QuickComment.aspx. You 
must include your name and contact information at the end of your 
comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at 
[email protected], (866) 208-3676 (toll free), or (202) 502-
8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, you may submit a paper copy. 
Submissions sent via the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to: 
Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 
First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. Submissions sent via 
any other carrier must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, 
Maryland 20852.
    In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the 
Federal Register, more information about this project, including a copy 
of the application, can be viewed or printed on the ``eLibrary'' link 
of Commission's website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P-15034) in the docket number 
field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online 
Support.

    Dated: September 17, 2020.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2020-20982 Filed 9-22-20; 8:45 am]
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